Our holiday workshops are all suitable for boys and girls between 8 - 11 years old. Kids will have the opportunity to learn fine art techniques in a small group while having fun and producing a final art work, with guidance from a qualified artist. All art materials are included in the cost. Classes are limited to six places.

Exploring Nature

Monday 2nd October 9.30am-12.00pm OR Monday 9th October 9.30am-12.00pm
8-11 years, $27

Come and explore the natural world in this nature inspired art class and discover things you never noticed before.  Go on a nature hunt then use pastels to create an artwork that explores pattern and colour.

Wonderful Watercolour

Monday 2nd October 1.00pm-3.00pm  OR Monday 9th October 1.00pm-3.00pm
8-11 years, $25

Discover the magic of watercolour painting and make an expressive painting using stencil shapes. Learn about basic colour theory.

Inventing Robots

Wednesday 4th October 1.00pm-3.00pm OR Wednesday 11th October 1.00pm-3.00pm 
8-11 years, $25

Use your imagination and creativity to design a unique robot and produce a painting of your design.

Creative Collage

Thursday 5th October 9.30am-11.30am OR Thursday 12th October 9.30am-11.30am 
8-11 years, $27 

Use collage to create an imaginary landscape and scan it into Photoshop to edit and produce a final digital print on photo paper. (Limited 4 students).

Self Portraits

Friday 6th October 10.00am-12.00pm OR Friday 13th October 10.00am-12.00pm
8-11 years, $25

Create a self portrait using ink and watercolour. Learn watercolour blending techniques and colour mixing theory.

MTG Visit

Friday 6th October 1.00pm-4.00pm OR Friday 13th October 1.00pm-4.00pm
8-11 years, $25


Explore the museum and find a favourite thing to draw. Back at The Pencil Room, create an artwork based on what you saw.